Utah lawmakers advance bill to address audit that found 'poor' data homeless system
In direct response to a state audit that found poor data and lackluster coordination in Utah's homeless system, a pair of Utah lawmakers are running a bill to hold Utah's homeless fund gatekeeper more accountable.
Jed Boal, KSL TV | Posted Feb 23rd - 7:07pm
The opioid epidemic has been harming our community in a growing number of ways. The powerful painkillers are detected more often in drivers today who cause fatal crashes than a decade ago.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Feb 23rd - 5:40pm
After unsuccessful runs for Congress and Salt Lake County mayor, Democrat Shireen Ghorbani found herself on the winning end of a special election to fill an open seat on the Salt Lake County Council.
Martha Ostergar, KSL.com Contributor | Posted Feb 23rd - 3:01pm
This little girl is living her best life, starring in her own mini music video with ... a corn dog
Sloan Schrage, KSL TV | Posted Feb 23rd - 2:20pm
Summer is still months away, but when it comes to camps, now is the time to start thinking about registration. In fact, for some Utah summer camps, it may already be too late.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Feb 23rd - 2:00pm
One man is dead and another injured after an explosion at a storage unit Saturday afternoon.
Cara MacDonald | Posted Feb 23rd - 1:42pm
U researchers have developed a method for identifying people infected with Cholera who haven’t reported symptoms as part of a worldwide public health movement.
Sean Moody, KSL TV | Posted Feb 23rd - 12:21pm
Sandy City released a computer simulation Thursday showing how they believe fluoride traveled through their water system earlier this month.
Wendy Leonard, KSL | Posted Feb 23rd - 10:40am
A 3.1-magnitude earthquake rattled at least 2,000 residents in and around Bluffdale early Saturday.
Marjorie Cortez, KSL | Posted Feb 23rd - 8:40am
Utah would be the first state in the country to establish the position of commissioner of apprenticeships program, under legislation passed Friday by the Utah House of Representatives.
Sean Walker, KSL.com | Posted Feb 23rd - 7:30am
The Stallions (0-2) will face the Arizona Hotshots (2-0) at 1 p.m. MT Saturday at Rice-Eccles Stadium.
Braley Dodson, Associated Press | Posted Feb 22nd - 9:45pm
Though rare, the percentage of families in Utah County with six-plus kids is holding steady, the Daily-Herald reports.
Mike Anderson, KSL TV | Posted Feb 22nd - 9:13pm
Many years ago, patrol officer Rod Hunt made a habit of looking out for stolen cars during his downtime on the job. He’s since recovered well over 2,000.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 8:07pm
Intermountain Healthcare and the Salt Lake County Health Department will be offering free blood lead level testing for Sandy residents affected by the city’s recent water contamination issue.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Feb 22nd - 7:34pm
A nuclear waste watchdog group is calling on Utah Gov. Gary Herbert to veto a bill dealing with depleted uranium, a form of radioactive waste. The measure passed the House on a vote of 50-20 Friday morning and awaits his signature.
Utah Latter-day Saint missionary who died touched electrical wire before falling, church statement says
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 7:00pm
A Latter-day Saint missionary from Utah came in contact with an electrical cable that may have caused him to fall to his death earlier this week, according to a church statement.
Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 5:47pm
A Draper woman faces multiple felonies counts after she texted nude photos of herself to one of her teenage students last month, according to court documents.
Amy Joi O'Donoghue, KSL | Posted Feb 22nd - 4:39pm
Three bills that propose to reform key provisions in areas of Utah's water law received approval Friday from the House Natural Resources, Agriculture and Environmental Quality Committee. One measure requires voter approval to amend the constitution.
Dennis Romboy, KSL | Posted Feb 22nd - 3:45pm
A 3rd District judge combined lawsuits against Big Pharma in Salt Lake, Summit and Tooele counties into one case Friday for gathering evidence before trial.
Carter Williams, KSL.com | Posted Feb 22nd - 3:17pm
Two men wanted in connection with a Park City bank robbery Friday morning are also wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Wyoming, authorities said.
- Utah House passes bill that would cover college tuition and fees for needy Utah students
- School safety bill passes Utah House on vote of 45-27
- Utah lawmaker wants to require BYU police to follow open records rules or risk decertification
- Utah Senate panel backs incentives for students to do well on standardized tests